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Behold 2 Updates Coming Soon

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Just as I was preparing this story, @T-Mobile_USA went and spoiled the fun stating that the Behold 2 would be getting some updates soon. Sorry, just maintenance updates! The update should start rolling out between February 18th and February 25th. Customers purchasing the phone on February 26th or beyond should receive the update sometime after purchase, as it will be pushed weekly to new buyers. Thankfully, our ninjas went to work and got us … [read full article]

First Screen Grabs of HD2 Blockbuster/Amazon Apps

Update: After the jump find images of the extracted Amazon MP3 Store as well! Thanks to the good folks over at Mobility Digest we are getting a first look at the Blockbuster Video app coming on the HTC HD2. Unless you’ve been living under a rock since Monday, the HD2 was announced as an official Multimedia powerhouse by T-Mobile yesterday at MWC and as such, comes included with a bevy of options including the … [read full article]

T-Mobile Webconnect Rocket Preview

All jealousy aside, Kevin Tofel of JKontherun got a first glimpse at the Webconnect Rocket, T-Mobile’s first foray into HSPA+ USB modem goodness. In a word, “wow,” the speeds he experienced are everything we can hope for, with the best yet to come. At best, he saw 9.11 Mbps on the download side. Damn, that’s fast. With plug-and-play installation, a microSD memory slot and speeds that will impress your mom, the Webconnect rocket … [read full article]

One More Dose Of Confirmed HD2 Release Date

Realistically I’d say we’re pretty confident of a March 24th release date for the HTC HD2. T-Mobile themselves have said March, a leaked retail slide nailed down the 24th as a solid date and now Home Media magazine has gone and further confirmed the March 24th date. Aside from the release date comes a little more info on the T-Mobile/Blockbuster partnership which will allow T-Mobile users to buy or rent new-release movies. Users can … [read full article]

T-Mobile HTC HD2 Website Entices You With Entertainment, Sort Of

Nothing here that we haven’t already seen, but T-Mobile has got a pretty website set up to keep you enticed on the HTC HD2. There is little question this will be a flagship entertainment phone for T-Mobile. If you want an opportunity to see the phone rotate and spin, this is the website for you. Only a couple of worthy notes here, as included on the website and unknown to me at this point was … [read full article]

HTC HD2 Dropping With Goodies, Webconnect Rockets In

Having hinted last week that the HTC HD2 would come with something unexpected, this morning T-Mobile announced the HTC HD2 would come packed with an entertainment bonanza. Like Blockbuster On Demand for downloading movies on the device or Barnes and Noble downloadable e-reader content and last but definitely not least, Transformers and Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen included on the microSD card. Any phone that comes with both Transformers movies is a must buy for … [read full article]

Dell Mini 5 Coming To T-Mobile?

Now this I didn’t see coming and have to say I’m pleasantly surprised and yet still a little hesitant to call it absolutely true. The boys over at Slashgear did a little hands on with the Dell Mini 5, a 5-inch Android phone/mini-tablet/something to watch videos on and claim it’s eventually going to support our beloved AWS bands. The modem connection has quadband GSM and then will be offered in various SKUs suited for European, AT&T or[read full article]

Motorola Handset Passes FCC, Motoroi Anyone?

While most of us have geared our attention toward the upcoming Windows Phone 7, the FCC has just passed yet another Motorola phone with AWS 3G bands. According to FCC documentation, the Motorola handset (FCC ID IHDP56Kz1) uses the same battery model as the Motorola CLIQ and Droid, so it’s most likely an Android handset. Additionally, the Motorola device will feature Quadband GSM/EDGE class 12, Triband HSDPA 7.2 Mbps 900/1700/2100, aGPS/Standalone GPS/aGPS, Bluetooth 2.0 +EDR and … [read full article]